How To Take A Screenshot On Motorola

Screenshots can be very useful in many situations. So, knowing How to take a screenshot on Motorola can come in handy.

Capturing a screenshot on your Android Motorola device can look a bit tricky, however, the process in itself is pretty easy.

Continue reading this article for learning the process of screenshotting on a Motorola smartphone.

How To Take A Screenshot On Motorola

Taking a screenshot on your Android Motorola phone is not complicated at all, and it is a very useful function for modern smartphone users.

Just follow these steps  – 

  • Open the photo, application, file, or content that you are willing to capture by taking a screenshot, on your Motorola device.
  • Now, put one of your fingers on the Power key, but do not press it down yet. Put another finger on the Volume Down key, located right next to the Power Key.
  • After touching both the keys, you will have to press them down at the same time for taking a screenshot.

Once you have successfully captured the screenshot, you will most likely hear the sound of a small click (if the volume of your smartphone is on) and notice a brief flash on the screen of your Motorola device.

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How To View A Screenshot On Motorola

How To Take A Screenshot On Motorola

After you have completed the process of taking the screenshot, it will get automatically saved into the image folder in the gallery of your Motorola smartphone. You can easily view the screenshot you have taken from there.

Just follow these steps – 

  • Open the Camera application on your Motorola device.
  • Then, open the photo gallery of the camera app.
  • In case you are not seeing a thumbnail for the screenshot on that area, just search for a folder titled ‘Screenshots’. 
  • The place in which the screenshots get automatically saved can differ for every other smartphone.
  • Once you have successfully located the screenshot you captured earlier, you will just have to click on it to see it.

From there, you will be able to send/share the screenshot to other people by using any messaging application of your preference (make sure that the application supports image sharing between devices).

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How do you screenshot on a Motorola phone without the power button?

You can take a screenshot on your Motorola device without using the power button, by using the methods mentioned below-

  • Use Google Assistant

Almost all Motorola smartphones come with Google Assistant, and you can efficiently use it to take screenshots.

Follow these steps – 

  • Open Google Assistant by long-pressing the Home key, or saying ‘Okay Google.
  • Command the Assistant by saying ‘Take a screenshot.
  • Once it identifies your voice, it’ll take the screenshot automatically.

Use the Gesture feature

It is the easiest way of taking a screenshot on your Motorola smartphone.

Follow these steps – 

  • Open settings, scroll down to the System option and open it.There you can find ‘Gestures’. Tap on it, and click ‘Three finger screenshots’. Then, enable it.
  • Go back to the content you are willing to take a screenshot of, hold the screen using three fingers at the same time, and the screenshot will be captured.

2. Where is the screenshot in Moto G?

The screenshots you have taken get automatically saved and can be founded in the photo gallery under the folder titled ‘Screenshots’ on your Moto G device.

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